University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

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Human Health and Nutritional Sciences

University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

Field of Study:Human Nutrition
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,331

This estimate represents the tuition per semester.


The focus of the graduate programs in the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences (HHNS) is on physical activity and diet as powerful lifestyle determinants of human health. The interaction between genetics and environmental factors ultimately determines the health of an individual, and lifestyle is a major component of our environment that can be modified to affect human health.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  • A minimum academic standing of 80% in postgraduate studies
  • A secured faculty advisor
  • 1 course in statistics
  • Transfer from MSc to PhD program following partial completion of MSc thesis requirements is also possible
  • * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on November 13, 2022